Local Hero

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Thorndike Press, 2012 - Fiction - 315 pages
12 Reviews
Hester Wallace is proud of her independence. She only needs one man in her life - her nine-year-old son Radley. But when Rad starts idolizing neighbor Mitch Dempsey Hester begins to wonder if she's been cheating her son out of a male role model. Hester would do anything for Rad but inviting Mitch into their lives is dangerous. Because she might start to rely on Mitch - on his comfort on his humor on his passion. Worse she might fall in love with him.

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Review: Local Hero (Silhouette Special Edition #427)

User Review  - Megan Readinginthesunshine - Goodreads

In Local Hero, Mitch is a man who writes comics for a living and his only company is his faithful and loving dog Taz. When single mother Hester moves in upstairs with her son Radley, he finds himself ... Read full review

Review: Local Hero (Silhouette Special Edition #427)

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

Funny and sweet best describes this book. Short stand alone book that you will love. Read full review

About the author (2012)

Nora Roberts was born in Silver Spring, Maryland on October 10, 1950. Her real name is Eleanor Marie Robertson Aufem-Brinke Wilder. Her first book, Irish Thoroughbred, was published in 1981. Since then, she has written more than 150 novels, which have been translated into more than 25 languages. She writes romances under her own name including Montana Sky, Time and Again, Blue Smoke, Carolina Moon, The Search, Chasing Fire, and The Witness. She writes crime novels under the pseudonym of J. D. Robb including the In Death series. She has been given the Romance Writers of America Lifetime Achievement Award and has been inducted into their Hall of Fame. In 2012 her title The Perfect Hope made The New York Times Best Seller List.

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